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Digital Life Sponsor Meeting
MIT Media Laboratory
October 29th & 30th, 2003

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This meeting is open only to sponsors of the Digital Life consortium at the MIT Media Lab. If you are interested in sponsorship, please see: http://www.media.mit.edu/sponsors/index.html, and contact Deborah Widener at dw@media.mit.edu

Sponsors, visit insite for webcast and presentation archive.


Wednesday, October 29th
8:00 AM: Registration & Continental Breakfast
8:30 AM: Welcome and Updates: Andy Lippman & Bruce Blumberg
9:00 AM: Research Presentations: 10x
  Deb Roy, MC
    Pattie Maes & Sunil Vemuri: 10x Memory
    Tod Machover & Tristan Jehan: 10x Expression
    Yair Ghitza: 10x Awareness
    Hugh Herr & Cindy Hammond: 10x Physical
10:00 AM: Break
10:30 AM: Research Presentations: Organic Networks
  Sandy Pentland, MC
    Andy Lippman: Radio
    Mike Bove: Contribution
    Chris Schmandt: Family
    Dan Ariely: Behavior
    Judith Donath: Sociability
    Mitchel Resnick: Learning
    Joe Paradiso: Sensing
11:30 AM: Break
12:00 PM: Research Presentation: But Wait -- There's More
  Walter Bender, MC
    Marvin Minsky: Common-Sense Reasoning
    Henry Lieberman: Contribution
    Rosalind Picard: Affective Computing
    Barry Vercoe: Music, Mind & Machine
    Steve Smith: Spatial Imaging
    Ted Selker: Context-Aware Computing
    Hiroshi Ishii: Tangible Media
    John Maeda: Simplicity
1:00 PM: Lunch
2:00-6:00 PM: Open House
6:00 PM: Cocktails in Atrium
6:30 PM: Theme Dinners
Thursday, October 30th
8:30 AM: Continental Breakfast
9:00-10:00 AM: "Bandwidth" Session: Nicholas Negroponte and David Reed with Guest Mohsen Khalil of the World Bank
10:00 AM: Break
10:30 AM: Sponsor Collaborations
  Telmex: Javier Elguea, with Walter Bender
    NTT Comware: Ishiro Kase, with Hiroshi Ishii
    Analog Devices: Mike Haidar, with Barry Vercoe
    Kodak: Elizabeth Rosenzweig, with Glorianna Davenport
    MasterCard: Paul Confrey, with Dan Ariely
    Nortel: Deborah Stokes, with Mike Bove
11:30 AM: Q&A with Digital Life faculty- Adjourn
12:00 PM: Lunch

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